Ice Road Terror (US-2011; dir. Terry Ingram)
Soon for the SyFy Channel is this tale of two truckers and their giant prehistoric stalker, newly awakened with a bad attitude. It stars Brea Grant (Heroes, Friday Night Lights, Halloween II), Ty Olsson (Battlestar Galactica, Dragon Tales, Shattered), Dylan Neal (Blood Ties, Dawson’s Creek) and Malcolm Stewart (Kyle XY, Battlestar Galactica).
The treacherous Alaskan ice road becomes the setting for a deadly pursuit in this suspenseful thriller. Two truckers are preparing to traverse a dangerous path across frozen rivers to deliver equipment to a remote diamond mine. Unbeknownst to them, blasting at the mine has awakened a long-dormant prehistoric creature. Upon arrival at the mine they encounter unbelievable carnage, leaving them stranded in the wilderness with a hungry beast on their trail. Can they escape the terror of the ice road? (ContentFilm)
Below is concept art by David Ahn that gives you some idea of the monster (click on it to enlarge):
And here’s some sample storyboard art:
And you can listen to four different ssmples from the film’s score, composed by Stu Goldberg:
Sources: ContentFilm; Twitchfilm; via Avery Guerra. Written by Robert Hood
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Where was this movie filmed? I recognized the ice roads from the Ice Road Truckers but was wondering if the entire film was in Alaska.
All I can tell you, Jeanne, is that it was filmed in Canada.